What Bible says about sexual immorals?
by Shaila Touchton
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The Bible tells us to avoid the appearance of evil to flee from immorality, and not to cause anyone to stumble or be offended, not expose ourselves to constant temptations to immorality. The Bible tells us that people become homosexuals because of sin and ultimately because of their own free will which they choose to do wrong. Since He that committeth sin is of the devil. We must live our lives in purity before a sinful and wicked world. We should not be living according to their standards but according to God's standard in the Bible. If any one has committed sexual sins they need to genuinely repent and ask Gods forgiveness since REPENTANCE (Godly sorrow brings repentance) causes true salvation, and salvation gives a person the power to live free from sin and live Godly life. If you are continually falling back into this sin either you are not following good godly principles or you have not truly had godly sorrow and repentance.
1 Thessalonians 4:3-6:It is God's will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality; that each of you should learn to control his own bodyin a way that is holy and honorable, not in passionate lust like the heathen, who do not know God; 6and that in this matter no one should wrong his brother or take advantage of him. The Lord will punish men for all such sins, as we have already told you and warned you.
Hebrews 13:4:Marriage should be honored by all, and the marriage bed kept pure, for God will judge the adulterer and all the sexually immoral.
Matthew 5:17-19:"Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them. I tell you the truth, until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any means disappear from the Law until everything is accomplished.Anyone who breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do the same will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
Genesis 19:4-9:Before they [the angels visiting Lot to judge the wickedness of Sodom and determine whether or not to spare it] had gone to bed, all the men from every part of the city of Sodom-both young and old-surrounded the house.
1 Cor 6:9-10:Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor male prostitutes nor homosexual offenders nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
Romans 13:13:13Let us behave decently, as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and debauchery, not in dissension and jealousy.
Ephesians 5:3:But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God's holy people.
Jude 1:7:In a similar way, Sodom and Gomorrah and the surrounding towns gave themselves up to sexual immorality and perversion. They serve as an example of those who suffer the punishment of eternal fire.
Proverbs 22:14:The mouth of an adulteress is a deep pit; he who is under the LORD's wrath will fall into it.
Proverbs 30:20:"This is the way of an adulteress: She eats and wipes her mouth and says, 'I've done nothing wrong.'
Romans 7:3:So then, if she marries another man while her husband is still alive, she is called an adulteress. But if her husband dies, she is released from that law and is not an adulteress, even though she marries another man.
Matthew 5:32:But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for marital unfaithfulness, causes her to become an adulteress, and anyone who marries the divorced woman commits adultery.
Colossians 3:5:Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.
2 Timothy 2: 22:Stay away from lusts which tempt young people. Pursue what has God's approval. Pursue faith, love, and peace together with those who worship the Lord with a pure heart.
Matthew 5:28:But I say, anyone who even looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
The Bible says that fornication or immorality is an abomination, and considered as "filthy" before God (Revelation 17:4).
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